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cataract - great waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)
tactile - pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
adage - wise saying; proverb
efficacy - power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
aloft - upward; high up in the air
swindler - cheater
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
sophist - teacher of philosophy; quibbler; employer of fallacious reasoning; N. sophism: plausible but fallacious argument
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment